From German Names

Male Male Name

German Pronunciation

Listen to the German pronunciation of Richard. The speaker is a native speaker of Standard German from Schleswig-Holstein / Northern Germany:

Predominant Age Group in Germany

Typically born before 1970

Predominant Regional Usage

  • Southern Germany

Origin and Meaning

Old High German name

Combination of 'rich', 'mighty' and 'hard', 'strong'

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